BIOL 255 Lab Week 13

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pancreasRegulates the level of sugar in the bloodpancreatic ductduodenumthe first part of the small intestine immediately beyond the stomach, leading to the jejunum.Hypothalamusbrain region controlling the pituitary glandpituitary glandThe endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the influence of the hypothalamus, the pituitary regulates growth and controls other endocrine glands.pineal glandsecretes melatoninthyroid glandproduces hormones that regulate metabolism, body heat, and bone growthparathyroid glandssmall pea-like organs that regulate calcium and phosphate balance in blood, bones, and other tissuesThymusGland in the thoracic cavity above the heart where T lymphocytes mature.adrenal glandsa pair of endocrine glands that sit just above the kidneys and secrete hormones (epinephrine and norepinephrine) that help arouse the body in times of stress.kidneyFilters waste from the blood like urea, water, salt and proteins.anal canalthe region, containing two sphincters, through which feces are expelled from the bodyascending colontravels upward from the cecum to the undersurface of the livercecumdescending colonEsophagusileocecal valveileumjejunumliverparotid glandPharynxpyloric valvesigmoid colonstomachlarge muscular sac that continues the mechanical and chemical digestion of foodsublingual glandsalivary gland under the tonguesubmandibular glanda salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal salivatonguetransverse colonpasses horizontally from right to left toward the spleenvermiform appendixhangs from the lower portion of the cecumgreater omentumpart of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and to the colon and covering the intestineslesser omentummesenterymesocolonparietal peritoneumvisceral peritoneumsmall intenstinelarge intestinethyroid bonegingivae (gums)superior labial frenulumhard palatesoft palateuvulalingual frenuluminferior labial frenulumoropharynxlarynopharynxEpiglottisoral cavitycementumcrown of toothDentinenamelperiodontal ligamentpulp cavityroot of toothroot canalpremolars (bicuspids)canines (cuspids)incisorsmolars